A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.06 (ml/mb) was reported 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Searles Valley in CA on Friday. Id of earthquake: ci38459807. Event ids that are associated: ci38459807. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.5934982 West, latitude 35.7816658 North, depth = 8.02 km. The temblor was detected at 23:46:16 / 11:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/07/19 / 2019-07-06 07:46:16 / July 6, 2019 @ 7:46 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.02 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 19 km (12 miles) from Ridgecrest (c. 27 600 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ridgecrest (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four hundred and sixty-three, in the last 10 days five hundred and fifty-nine, in the past 30 days five hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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